Beijing, China( CNN) A scandal of suspect child abuse at a Chinese kindergarten has rocked the country, motivating public anger, parental soul-searching, authority obligates and online censorship.

State-run Xinhua news agency reported that police have opened an investigation into RYB Xintiandi , a private kindergarten in Beijing, after several parents alleged the college of drugging and teasing “their childrens”. Beijing’s education authority approved the police investigation in a statement released.

According to one mother – in a video positioned on Weibo — China’s equivalent of Twitter — at least eight mothers told police that their young children had been dosed and manhandled, while attending the school.